MLS NEXT

Mission Statement:

The MLS NEXT program offers a fun and comprehensive environment pursuing greatness in player development and individual welfare.

Program Benefits:

  • Technical/tactical training
  • Video analysis of games for players/team
  • Strength and conditioning program
  • Former professional players on the coaching staff
  • Direct pathway to The Tampa Bay Rowdies First Team

League Benefits:

  • Increased training sessions
  • More meaningful games/competition
  • 10-month season
  • Exposure to US Youth National Team scouts/coaches
  • Exposure to college coaches

If you are interested in a trial and/or seeking additional information, please contact Program Director Blake Wagner at [email protected]. Additionally, take a moment to complete the TB Rowdies MLS NEXT form.

Program Directors

BLAKE WAGNER

BLAKE WAGNER

Boys MLS Next Director

U17 (2004)

U15 (2006)

ANTHONY LATRONICA

ANTHONY LATRONICA

Sporting Director

ALEX DELGADO

ALEX DELGADO

Head of Coach & Player Development

U14 (2007)

U13 (2008)

BRIAN JOHNSON

BRIAN JOHNSON

Director of Technical Development Boys

Boys ECNL Director

U19 (2002 / 2003)

TIM MANN

TIM MANN

Goalkeeper Director

MLS NEXT Goalkeeper Coach

Boys ECNL Goalkeeper Director